A Brocken spectre is the apparently enormous and magnified shadow of an observer, cast upon the upper surfaces of clouds opposite the sun.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

The Matanuska Glacier as viewed from Mt. Wickersham.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

Carrie Wang on Boggs Peak, Chugach National Forest.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

St. Elias mountains from Mt Bear area. St. Elias National Park.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

Contact the MCA

Please join us at the membership meetings, which are usually held on the third Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM at the BP Energy Center, 900 E. Benson. Map. Check the Events Calendar for the latest details on club meetings and other MCA events.

General Contacts

Club Officers

MCA Committees - for more information about these and other committees, check out the MCA Committees page. We are always looking for volunteers to help with these committees.





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Many thanks to: Wayne Todd, Tim Silvers, Ross Noffsinger, Steve Gruhn, Carrie Wang, Billy Finley and many others who provided information, ideas and photos. And thanks to Willy Hersman who created, managed and hosted the first MCA website, without which this site's development would have been so much more difficult. Current website donated by Couloir Graphics.